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Photo Gallery: Salvaging the Costa Concordia

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Righting Concordia Colossal Shipwreck Ready for Salvage

The most spectacular salvage operation in shipping history is set to begin next week. Though all the pieces are now in place, the question remains whether the doomed Costa Concordia can be righted, or whether she will break apart in the process.
Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt